Energy Storage Europe 2019, Düsseldorf, Germany, 13h of March 2019. Skeleton Technologies has appointed Renaud Lecompte as Chief Commercial Officer to drive the commercial effort as part of the company’s growth plan and goal to become the market leader in ultracapacitor-based energy storage.

Mr. Lecompte has vast experience in developing and leading global sales & marketing teams, as well as managing sales turnover up to $1.0bn. With over 30 years in high technology, electronics, automotive & energy sectors, he has developed skills to build and drive profitable growth and manage business within blue chip companies such as Honeywell, ABB, GE, Areva, STMicroelectronics, to name a few.

With this appointment, Skeleton Technologies has added an enormous amount of skill and expertise to its commercial team, as well as an unparalleled network within well-known multinationals in grid and industrial manufacturing.

Mr. Lecompte’s experience in new technologies and Industry 4.0 & IoT, as well as dealing with all key stakeholders of network & automation sectors will be of key importance in growing the new technologies Skeleton Technologies has brought to the energy storage market. Renaud Lecompte will drive the commercial effort by leading the sales, marketing, business development, and applications engineering teams at Skeleton Technologies.

“Skeleton Technologies is a newcomer on the market but has an exciting and impressive technology and product portfolio, and enormous potential in especially grid, automotive, and transportation. I’m delighted to join such an innovative company and bring my experience and skill-set to further accelerate the company’s growth. I look forward to building Skeleton Technologies to be the market leader in fast energy storage and one of the driving forces in electrification globally.”, said Renaud Lecompte.

Skeleton Technologies CEO Taavi Madiberk commented the appointment: “Renaud has vast experience in the markets and industries Skeleton is working in and his expertise is going to be extremely valuable to Skeleton Technologies. His background is a unique combination of technology and business, and combined with his achievements throughout his career, Renaud is a fantastic addition to the leadership team.”

About Skeleton Technologies

Skeleton Technologies, a Bloomberg New Energy Pioneer, is the global leader in graphene-based ultracapacitors and energy-storage systems. We deliver high power, high energy, reliable and long-life storage solutions across the industry.  Through the use of patented ‘curved graphene’, we have achieved global breakthroughs in ultracapacitor performance and successfully commercialized our ultracapacitors, in trucks, buses, and grid applications.

Since our foundation in 2009, we have raised 46M EUR to support manufacturing scale-up in Germany and in Estonia and grown our headcount from 4 to 100 people. Our ultracapacitors deliver twice the energy density and 4 times the power density offered by other manufacturers. Our current customer base ranges from leading Tier One automotive firms and industrial equipment OEMs to truck fleet operators and aerospace prime contractors.


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